Emirates FA Cup v Belper Town, Sat 18 Sept.
Wed 15 Sep 2021 - 12:20PM
Tamworth travel to play away at Belper Town in the 2nd Q Round of the Emirates FA Cup on Sat 18 Sept (KO 3.00pm). Belper play in the Northern Premier League Div 1 Midlands which is one level below Tamworth.
Belper had an excellent win to reach this stage by beating higher level opposition Matlock Town 3 - 0 away from home.
The teams have met twice in the FA Cup before. On 6th Oct 1973 Tamworth entertained Belper at the Lamb and won 3 - 0 in a 2Q round tie (Att 619). The goals were scored by Sherry and R Holmes (2). Then on 2 Oct 1999 the Lambs traveled to Christchurch Meadow in the 3Q Round and won 2 - 1 (Att 641). Both goals were scored by Warren Haughton.
Both teams will be looking to bounce back to winning ways after disappointing midweek results. While the Lambs lost at Peterborough, the Nailers were losing at home to Coleshill Town.
Match Day Information
Tickets are now on sale from the Belper Town ticket site here. Adults £9, Concessions £5, Students £5, U16 £2 and U11 with an adult are free of charge.
Please note that there is no Supporters Coach running to this game.
Ground Address - Christchurch Meadow, Bridge Street, Belper. DE56 1BA. The ground is accessed via the lane by the side of the church on the left hand side just before the traffic lights.
Car Parking - There is limited car parking in the stadium but the club has the concessionary use of 20 car parking spaces at the adjacent Belper Meadows Sports Club (a charge may apply). There are various other car parks located in the town, with the car park at Belper railway station probably the most convenient.
Travel by Train. There is a regular service from Tamworth with one change at Derby.Belper Railway Station is situated approximately 400 yards from the Stadium. There are regular trains from Derby Station to Belper
Catering - There a food outlet adjacent to the main entrance to the club bar and function room where you can buy hot and cold drinks, pies, hot dogs and a range of other snacks. .All spectators can use the main function room on match days.